New albums from Drake, J. Cole, Kid Cudi and Childish Gambino due in December


New albums from some of the biggest names in hip hop are coming in December.

Here's what is slated:

Drake - More Life - TBD December: Celebrating his 30th birthday, Drake dropped new music in November on OVO Sound Radio. He also announced the new album, with album cover on Instagram.

J. Cole - 4 Your Eyez Only - Dec. 9: J. Cole, the king of low-key, is releasing a surprise album on Dec. 9, making the announcement by secretly appearing in iTunes Thursday morning. The project is listed with 10 tracks, but no titles or details.

Kid Cudi - Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' - Dec. 16: Kid Cudi's album was originally slated for September, but was pushed back after Cudi checked himself into rehab for depression. He released a single on Dec. 1 with Travis Scott, and pre-orders for the album are available on iTunes.

Childish Gambino - Awake, My Love! - Dec 2 (Out now!): Fresh off his FX hit series Atlanta, Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino is set to release his third album, with two singles out already.

Gucci Mane - The Return of East Atlanta Santa - Dec 16: Gucci returns fresh off his release from prison with a new project just in time for Christmas. 

Also, Big Sean has dropped new music recently, and could be joining this list soon.

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